Obesity and being overweight is caused when extra calories, particularly those from foods high in fat and sugar, are stored in the body as fat.
If your BMI is 30 and above you are considered medically Obese.
Over time, being obese can cause complex health issues such as diabetes or heart failure ; amongst many others which are explained more below.
This is why it is so important to maintain a healthy diet and frequent exercise to keep your weight under control.
We understand that certain life stress and mental health conditions can contribute to struggling with your weight but there is always help out there and we are more than willing to support you here at moatfield. Please contact us on 01342 327555 for more advice.
Day to day issues such as...
- increased sweating
- difficulty doing physical activity
- often feeling very tired
- joint and back pain
- low confidence and self-esteem
- feeling isolated
..are all ones that can contribute to the issues of living with Obesity and can affect close relationships as well as your mental healh.
There are lots of health conditions that can develop due to obesity such as..
Last Updated 04/01/2024